UPMC Pinnacle Foundation News
Jan 05, 2022
Appreciate Great celebrated over 10,600 UPMC in Central Pa employees in 2021.
Nov 23, 2021
UPMC Pinnacle Foundation aims to build a Community Closet at UPMC Lititz through the Extraordinary Give
The UPMC Pinnacle Foundation will be participating in the Lancaster County Community Foundation Extraordinary Give this year for the first time with a very specific goal: to build a small, but mighty Community Closet for those in need at UPMC Lititz.
Nov 23, 2021
The UPMC Pinnacle Foundation’s goal for the 1st Annual Day of Gratitude was to collect as many incredible stories and words of thanks from UPMC of Central Pa patients as possible — to share life-changing generosity that helps spark courage and strength and reminds us why our caregivers are so important. It has been a challenging time for doctors, nurses, frontline workers, and staff, and it is impossible to overlook the power of gratitude, positivity, and encouragement.
Nov 18, 2021
The walking trail at UPMC Carlisle has always been the place for staff, patients, and community members to escape reality for a short while and enjoy the quiet of nature. UPMC Pinnacle Foundation Major Gifts Officer Michelle Loomis, who serves UPMC Carlisle and their staff, soon came to realize there was a need in her community she could address. The trail, while calm and simple, was in dire need of some sprucing up. As such, Spruce Up Your Stroll, a community wellness initiative aiming to enhance the patient, staff, and overall community experience at UPMC Carlisle was born.
Nov 15, 2021
The Farley family has always had a presence in Hanover, even before patriarch Ernie Farley opened Farley’s Jeweler’s in 1983. Son Erik Farley took over after Ernie retired and he, along with the Farley's staff, continue to do business in the tight-knit Hanover community.
Nov 10, 2021
June 17, 2020, a date former CBS 21 News Anchor Robb Hanrahan and his family will never forget. He had been on air that day and had been out of breath and in some measure of pain. He awoke that evening from a vivid dream, a dream he had severely blocked arteries leading to his heart, a dream that turned out to be a prediction of the future. The pain led him to an ambulance, then to the UPMC Harrisburg ER where he suffered a massive heart attack that stopped his heart more than once.